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Facebook

SLMUG is now… Facebook… ing? However you conjugate that, there is now an official Facebook Page for our user group! Like our Twitter account, the Facebook Page will post all the updates from this site, as well as event pages for all our future meetings. All you need to do is click the Like button on the page and all…

Twitter

SLMUG is now tweeting! The new Twitter account will post links to all updates on this site, and probably other interesting things if you keep an eye on it. Follow @slmug and join the party! Haven’t gotten on the Twitter bandwagon yet? Go make an account already! In addition to other SLMUG members, pretty much anyone in the Mac world…

Apple Bytes 5/2013

Agenda for May Main Meeting 09 May 2013 from 1930-2130 The Newsletter is back – Bob – discussion and comments please. The Website is updated – Bill – discussion and comments please. Presentation: OS X Automator – Marv Winzenread (thanks Marv) Apple news – everybody – new stuff, sources, updates, virus checker use, public relations officer, summer meetings The monthly DVD…

Apple Bytes 6/2009

Well, it is finally here…… Mac OS X 10 .5.7 is finally here after a significant wait. At least it is here and is reportedly the most stable release yet. I personally have had no issues at all. No significant problems have been reported to my knowledge. Thank you Apple. Keep up the good work! Some prices are continuing to…

Apple Bytes 4/2009

Well…… I have been expecting the next update to Leopard would be out by now. But, alas, it was not to be. Oh well, one can still hope. Apple will not release it until it is ready. As we wait for time to pass, the long proven historical events of the industry continue. Prices are droping and values continue to…

Apple Bytes 3/2009

Well…… The new Safari 4 is rather innovative and glitzy. Looks interesting and bears additional investigation and using. Surely the next release candidate will continue to show improvement and probably more ideas from Google and Firefox. FireFox seems to be the current browser of choice, in the opinion of some. The latest rurmors are mentioning a refresh of the iMac…

Apple Bytes 2/2009

Well…… Time we got back in the practice of writing a monthly newsletter again. I must admit, I have fallen victim to poor time management practices. Something not unusual to us older folk. I must do better, and I will certainly try. Mac World 09… Well, it really wasn’t quite up to par, to say the least. The Apple booth…

Apple Bytes 11/2008

New Laptops A new group of iBooks and MacBook Pros have been released. I have yet to see them up close and personal, so I don't have any thing to really complain or brag about. At least not at this moment. One of the main complaints about the new iBook is the lack of FireWire. Many say that is a…

Apple Bytes 6/2008

MAC OS X 10.5.3 is out Out of the blue, Apple released a nice update of the popular Leopard (OS X 10.5 Operating System. The release occurred about 11:00 AM this past Wednesday. Huge is the watchword for this release. Historically this appears to be the largest update ever for the Mac, at just under 700 MB.. It almost fills…

Apple Bytes 5/2008

New iMacs Out of the blue, Apple released a nice update of the popular iMac series. 20" and 24" models. Processor speeds run up to just over 3 GHZ. Pricing from just under $1200 to just under $2200. Overall a price increase on the high end model but includes significant value and performance over the entire line. It looks to…